Banned Items

Separate for Recycling


The following items have been banned from disposal in North Carolina landfills. Follow this link for more information regarding landfill ban. This does not mean we will not take them; instead they must be separated for recycling:

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Anti-Freeze
  • Electronics: televisions, computers, monitors, servers, towers and accessories.
  • Lead Acid Batteries
  • Motor Oil
  • Plastic bottles (excepting oil bottles)
  • Used Motor Oil Filters
  • White Goods
  • Whole Tires
  • Wooden Pallets
  • Yard waste

Retailers


 Some retailers also accept various electronics for recycling.  A partial list of retailers who may accept your electronic items is below.  Please contact the retailer direct for more information on their acceptable recyclables.
 
  • Best Buy
  • Goodwill
  • Office Depot
  • Radio Shack
  • Staples